|Tested Species reactivity||Bacteria|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||Whole cell preparation of Legionella pneumophila; ATCC #33152.|
|Storage buffer||PBS with 10mg/ml BSA|
|Storage conditions||Maintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 6 months. For long term storage store at -20°C|
The PA1-73141 antibody reacts with Legionella pneumophila.
PA1-73141 has been successfully used in ELISA applications.
The PA1-73141 antibody was raised against whole cell preparation of Legionella pneumophila; ATCC #33152.
The causative agent of what is commonly called Legionnaire's Disease, Legionella pneumophila causes acute pneumonia. The disease can also present itself as an nonpneumonic, influenza-like illness called Pontiac Fever. Legionella is found in aquatic environments where it and quote;s growth is supported by amoebae. In human infections Legionella acts as an intracellular parasite and multiplies in alveolar macrophages. The genus Legionella contains 39 recognized species. The immunological diversity of Legionella is due to the existence of a variety of serogroups. Legionella pneumophila has the most with a total of 14 serogroups.
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Protein Aliases: L. pneumophila; Legionellosis; Legionnaires disease
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